Transfer an Existing Canvas Quiz to Atomic Assessments
This tutorial is for instructors who would like to import a QTI file or use an existing Canvas quiz in Atomic Assessments.
From the Atomic Assessments page, find and select the 3 dots on the right-hand side of your screen
Then, select Add Activities
If you would like to import an existing Canvas quiz, select the Canvas Quizzes tab
Your Canvas quizzes may take a moment to load
(If you would like to upload a QTI .zip file, do so in the Upload tab.)
Select the quiz or quizzes and then select Import
The import process may take a few minutes.
If the quiz has been imported successfully, select Close
To find your imported quiz, select New Assignment
Select Start from an existing activity
Select your imported quiz
Review your quiz carefully to ensure it has transferred correctly
Ensure that your assignment and question settings are correct. Some questions or items may need to be edited for the Atomic Assessments format. Preview the quiz by selecting the eye icon in the top right of the editor.
Remember to click Save
If you encounter the notice “There were issues importing your quizzes,” your quiz may include an unusual element, such as a file, that Atomic Assessments could not import.
In order to import the quiz successfully, some elements may need to be removed from the Canvas quiz and built manually within the Atomic Assessments engine. If you are encountering this issue, feel free to contact us for troubleshooting.
- “Import/Export.” Atomic Assessments – Documentation. Atomic Jolt. Accessed 25 March 2020.